January 2018

31
Jan

The hyperbaric chamber and its effectiveness to treat cardiovascular diseases

Cardiovascular diseases are the main health problem in the adult population. More than 25% of the world population has some type of cardiovascular disease, which ranks first in the list of causes of death in people over 45 years in many countries of the world. Due to the importance of the circulatory system, and especially the heart, any alteration in

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29
Jan

How to prevent and treat eschar?

An eschar is an injury caused by constant pressure in a certain area of ​​the body that causes damage to the underlying tissue. Soft tissue ischemia is produced by compression between two rigid structures, which are the bone and outer surface. There are many terms used to refer to them: eschars, bed sores and pressure ulcers. Not all of these

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25
Jan

What are the causes of migraine?

Migraine is an intense pulsating sensation in an area of ​​the head that may be accompanied by nausea, vomiting and extreme sensitivity to light and sound. It can cause pain for hours or days. Although there is no certainty of the causes that generate it, genetics and environmental factors can play an important role. Migraines can be caused by changes

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22
Jan

How does the hyperbaric chamber help to treat grafts and flaps?

A graft is a piece of healthy skin that is removed from one area of ​​the body to be placed in another damaged or missing. A flap can contain skin, fat and muscle. These tissues are partially shed and used to cover nearby wounds. Normally a flap of skin is stuck to its original site at one end and remains

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16
Jan

(Español) ¿QUÉ ES Y PARA QUE SIRVE EL TRATAMIENTO EN CÁMARA HIPERBARICA?

Indicated for different pathologies, it is a non-invasive method that supplies oxygen to the blood, recovering even damaged tissues. It also improves the quality of life in patients with Parkinson’s, autism and Alzheimer’s among others. Treatment with hyperbaric oxygenation (HBOT) reduces the risk of ulcers and diabetic foot, it is even indicated for advanced stage lesions because it helps to

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12
Jan

Application of HBOT in Otorhinolaryngology

In the last 50 years there have been investigated the possible applications of treatment with Hyperbaric Oxygenation in the otorhinolaryngological field and in the hypoxic processes secondary to radiotherapy (radionecrosis, osteonecrosis, osteomyelitis), infections (malignant otitis externa, fasciitis) or vascular disorders (sudden hearing loss syndrome). Sudden hearing loss Sudden hearing loss is defined as a disease in which there is a

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11
Jan

Myths and truths of treatment in a hyperbaric chamber

Hyperbaric Oxygenation Treatment (HBOT) has become popular in recent years. These are some myths and realities of the hyperbaric chamber: Hyperbaric treatment can only be indicated by a doctor TRUE Only a doctor can determine the frequency, time or duration of therapy. The number of sessions is always the same FALSE The number of sessions depends on the pathology, the

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9
Jan

What is the TGD and how can the hyperbaric chamber help it?

Generalized Developmental Disorders (GDD) are a group of associated cognitive and neurobehavioral disorders that affect the child’s growth in its early years. Although these disorders begin in childhood, they can be maintained until adulthood. They have three main features: Deterioration in socialization. Impairments in verbal and non-verbal communication. Restrictive and repetitive behavior patterns. Autism is the best known GGD. However,

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5
Jan

How does the hyperbaric chamber help treat each type of ulcer?

Ulcers are injuries, wounds or open sores. They may have different origins or locations. They are more common in the elderly, who suffer from diabetes or have blood circulation problems. The lack of oxygen in the skin and tissues can infect the injurie and this complicates the healing process. There are different types of ulcer: Peptic: affects the stomach mucosa

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5
Jan

BIOBARICA WILL INAUGURATE NEW CENTERS IN 2018

Soon, three new BioBarica centers will open their doors. These are Paraná, Villaguay and Vicente López, who join the largest hyperbaric treatment network in Argentina. Paraná and Villaguay join Concordia and Concepción del Uruguay to complete four care centers in the Entre Ríos Province. Vicente López will have the third center in Buenos Aires, where the main headquarter is located

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